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Man (32) arrested in west Belfast for drug offences released on bail pending further enquiries

A 32-year-old man arrested in west Belfast on suspicion of several offences including possession of a Class B controlled drug, possession of a Class B controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of counterfeit currency has been released on bail pending further enquiries

A 32-year-old man arrested in west Belfast on suspicion of several offences including possession of a Class B controlled drug, possession of a Class B controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of counterfeit currency has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Officers from the Black Mountain Neighbourhood Policing Team conducted a pre-planned searched at an address in the Andersonstown Road area on Monday.

As well as a quantity of suspected cannabis, drug-related paraphernalia and suspected counterfeit cash was also seized.

Police seize suspected Class B drugs, recover counterfeit cash and arrest a man following a search in west Belfast on Monday.

A 32-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of several offences including possession of a Class B controlled drug, possession of a Class B controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of counterfeit currency.

A PSNI spokesman said: "Drugs ruin lives and damage communities.

"We will continue to act on all information provided to us and target those who seek to exploit vulnerable people for their own criminal gain," he said.

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